• Commentary Track

    Eraserhead (1977)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Eraserhead (1977) 7.5.19 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 12:41 — Notes — We watched the Criterion Collection release of Eraserhead for the show this week. It’s an excellent release. Eraserhead is also available on…

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    Child’s Play (1988)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Child’s Play (1988) 6.28.19 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 9:21 — Notes — Men, Women, and Chainsaws: Gender in the Modern Horror Film by Carol J. Clover — This is a seminal…

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    Seconds (1966)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Seconds (1966) 6.21.19 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 13:00 — Notes — We watched the Criterion Collection release of Seconds for the show this week. It looks wonderful and includes lots of neat…

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    Tank Girl (1995)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Tank Girl (1995) 6.13.19 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track starts at 35:50 — Notes — “Let’s Stop Calling Movies Feminist” by Anna Biller —- Here’s Anna Biller’s insightful blog post about our tendency to…

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    Bicycle Thieves (1948)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Bicycle Thieves (1948) 6.7.19 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 18:20 — Notes — We watched the Criterion Collection release of Bicycle Thieves for the show this week. It’s a wonderful release full of…

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    The Warriors (1979)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… The Warriors (1979) 3.31.19 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 12:29 — Notes — ‘Remember the Warriors: Behind the Chaotic, Drug-Fueled, and Often Terrifying Making of a Cult Classic’ by Jackson Connor from The…

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    Dial M for Murder (1954)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Dial M for Murder (1954) 5.17.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 13:17 — Notes — Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Lacan (But Were Afraid to Ask Hitchcock) edited by Slavoj Žižek —…

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    Hellboy (2004)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Hellboy (2004) 5.10.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 18:41 — Notes — The Transnational Fantasies of Guillermo Del Toro Edited by Ann Davies, Deborah Shaw, and Dolores Tierney — Here’s a fantastic…

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    Tetsuo: The Iron Man (1989)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Tetsuo: The Iron Man (1989) Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 13:42 — Notes — ‘Anxiety in a Technological World: Tetsuo: The Iron Man’ by Robert Fuoco on Offscreen — Here’s a fun and…